Mean Green Hammer Privateers 62-33 In Sun Belt Opener
WESTWEGO, La. (1/5/06) ? A stifling defense powered the North Texas women's basketball team past the New Orleans Privateers and to their fourth straight win 62-33 from the Alario Center. The 33 points allowed by North Texas (11-2, 1-0) is a school re
WESTWEGO, La. (1/5/06) A stifling defense powered the North Texas women’s basketball team past the New Orleans Privateers and to their fourth straight win 62-33 from the Alario Center. The 33 points allowed by
“I wasn’t very pleased with the way that we started the game because I thought that we came out flat, but I was happy with the way our defense was able to take charge of the game for us” said
Leading 24-18 with three minutes left in the first half, North Texas closed with an 8-0 run capped off by Erika Bobo’s half court shot at the buzzer to give the Mean Green a 32-18 lead at the half. Bobo’s heroics were set when Mian Williams pulled down a rebound with five seconds left and found Bobo who raced up the floor and drilled the shot as the horn was sounding.
“I’m pleased with this win but I’m even more exicted about our next game and I’m really anxious to see how we respond against
The Mean Green will face Louisiana-Lafayette on Saturday in a showdown between the top two teams in the Sun Belt Conference West Division.